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The Gray Man and Hurricanes

October 1, 2018 - Posted in Carolina Stories by William Richardson
The Gray Man

Plowden C.J. Weston went to England to be educated but returned to his beloved Pawleys Island, where he and his lovely English wife, Emily Esdaille Weston, built the Pelican Inn. He lived until almost the end of the Civil War, but died of tuberculosis in 1864. After his...

Making It Grow Extra: Retail Nurserys

October 1, 2018 - Posted in Making it Grow by Amanda McNulty
Davis Sanders

Clemson Extension Agent Amanda McNulty and host of Making It Grow is joined by Davis Sanders from South Pleasantburg Nursery in Greenville, SC. This chat is about how retail nurseries are in the business of providing products for consumers and how their job is to satisfy...

ETV Program Highlights for October 2018

October 1, 2018 - Posted in Education by Jonathan Faulk
Photo from Losing Lambert: A Journey Through Survival & Hope from American Public Television

ETV presents programs of interest to teachers and students! In October, we continue The Great American Read and premiere the new PBS series Jamestown from the producers of Downton Abbey. Don’t miss Shakespeare Uncovered , ETV’s Palmetto Scene with stories of local interest...

reTHINKING Literacy for the 21st Century Learner: Report Released

October 1, 2018 - Posted in Education by Bette Jamison
EOC Report - reThinking Literacy for the 21st Century Learner

The SC Education Oversight Committee (EOC) has issued the final report from the August 7, 2018 Symposium, “reTHINKING Literacy for the 21 st Century Learner.” The report is available for download and dissemination. National experts Drs. Timothy Shanahan, Stacey Leftwich,...

SC Business Update from John "Swampfox" Warner

October 1, 2018 - Posted in SC Public Radio by Mike Switzer
John Warner

A weekly update of the entrepreneurial activity in South Carolina. Mike Switzer interviews John Warner, co-founder of Accessible Diagnostics and the Swampfox Facebook page, based in Greenville, S.C.

Pat Conroy: My Exaggerated Life

October 1, 2018 - Posted in SC Public Radio by Alfred Turner
Pat Conroy and Katherine Clark

Pat Conroy’s memoirs and autobiographical novels contain a great deal about his life, but there is much he hasn’t revealed with readers until now. My Exaggerated Life (2018, University of South Carolina Press) is the product of a special collaboration between this great...

Ideas for Teachers to Incorporate Digital Citizenship into Their Instruction

September 29, 2018 - Posted in Education by Ashley Fort
Teacher in front of classroom of students with tablets

From our Educator Guest Blogger Series Many teachers feel overwhelmed by everything they already have to do in the classroom each day and can’t imagine having to do one more thing! Many teachers using technology complain about the management aspect of 1:1 initiatives...

Georgetown Braces for Florence's Final Stop

September 28, 2018 - Posted in Weather by Victoria Hansen
Bob Ballew and his wife Penny evacuated their Conway home and are staying at a local shelter

The city of Georgetown may get a bit of a reprieve as Hurricane’s Florence’s flood waters make a final push before heading out to sea. Georgetown County officials now say an updated flood anticipation map from the South Carolina Department of Natural Resources shows a much...

Southern Campaign Tour

September 28, 2018 - Posted in SCETV Regionals by William Richardson
Reenactment photo of Southern Campaign production

South Carolina historian Dr. Walter Edgar and park ranger John Slaughter explain the significant role South Carolina played in the Revolutionary War.

SC Aerospace Conference and Expo, Oct. 9-10

September 28, 2018 - Posted in SC Public Radio by Mike Switzer
Hossein Haj-Hariri

South Carolina has been in the aerospace industry for many years, but once Boeing came here we have seen exponential growth. Which is probably why the South Carolina Aerospace Conference & Expo, now in its fifth year, has become one of the most important in the...

Easily Accessible, Affordable, Content-Rich Renewal Courses

September 27, 2018 - Posted in Education by Bette Jamison
Male teacher working on laptop

ETV Teacher Recertification offers courses in ELA, science, social studies, the arts, career education, natural history, and more … to meet your SC teaching license renewal needs. Each course earns 20 renewal credits (NO graduate credit). Cost: $75 each. Courses approved by...

FEMA Disaster Survivor Assistance Teams Working in South Carolina

September 27, 2018 - Posted in Weather by Alfred Turner
FEMA logo

FEMA Disaster Survivor Assistance teams are working in South Carolina areas affected by Hurricane Florence, but survivors with uninsured or underinsured losses should not wait for one of these teams to arrive before they register with FEMA. DSA teams are equipped with...

First Female President at Benedict College

September 27, 2018 - Posted in Palmetto Scene by Karen Henry
Dr. Roslyn Artis

There are currently 101 Historically Black Colleges & Universities in the US, including public and private institutions. Of that 101, only twelve have appointed female presidents to lead these prestigious schools. Dr. Roslyn Clark Artis is the first female President at...

An Interview with Sumter's Mayor

September 26, 2018 - Posted in SCETV Regionals by Libby Dallis
Mayor McElveen

Anyone who has lived in Sumter or visited can probably remember seeing the iconic watchtower of the Sumter Opera House , which stands over the rest of the downtown area. ETV Sumter interviewed Mayor McElveen last week on this prominent point. As a Sumter native, Mayor...

Flooding Update: Governor McMaster on Florence's Aftermath

September 26, 2018 - Posted in Weather by Kaitlyn Park
McMaster at EMD

Governor Henry McMaster addressed the public in a press conference from South Carolina’s Emergency Management Division (SCEMD) this afternoon at 10:30 a.m., Wednesday, September 26, 2018. Governor McMaster began by saying that while the actual hurricane, Hurricane Florence...

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